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Train-a-Trainer Program Lays Foundation for PlayLA Initiative

The Train-a-Trainer program--focused on converting squash players into Start Squash Certified coaches in one day--launched its second program nationwide in Los Angeles Saturday, September 17, laying the groundwork for a youth squash initiative set...

Hall of Famer Sam Howe Dies at Eighty-Four

Samuel P. Howe, III, died last week at the age of eighty-four. Howe grew up playing at Merion Cricket Club. He starred on the varsity at Haverford School, which lost just one interscholastic match...

US Squash to Launch Youth Squash Program with City of Los Angeles

12-week program for 8–11 year-olds will kick off Saturday with instructor training program Los Angeles (September 16) – US Squash, the national governing body of the sport, announced today the launch of an outdoor...

MSNBC’s Erin O’Hearn to Moderate Women & Girls Summit Panel

The inaugural Women and Girls Summit will take place September 24 at the Arlen Specter US Squash Center in Philadelphia, bringing a diverse group of players, coaches, leaders and parents together from around the...

Live: Frank Millett JCT

The first Junior Championship Tour (JCT) event of the season--the Frank Millet JCT--takes place this weekend, September 9-11, as the nation's top juniors descend on Boston. 320 players will contest ten divisions including boys' and...

SDA and WSDA to Launch New Professional Doubles Tour in Historic Merger

After more than two decades of separate professional doubles tours under the auspices of the Squash Doubles Association (SDA)—the professional men’s tour—and Women’s Squash Doubles Association (WSDA), the two tours announced that they will...

Women & Girls Summit Workshops to Address Impact of Social Media, the Role of...

The inaugural Women and Girls Summit will take place September 24 at the Arlen Specter US Squash Center in Philadelphia, bringing a diverse group of players, coaches, leaders and parents together from around the...

Team USA’s Gough Wins World Masters 80+ Gold Medal; Chin Earns 50+ Bronze

Team USA's Michael Gough earned his second career World Masters title and first in the 80+ division, upsetting England's top seed Adrian Wright with an incredible comeback of six straight points from 9-5 down...

Nearly 700 Players Contest World Masters Championships in Poland

683 masters squash players ranging from 35+ to 80+ are contesting the BETARD WSF World Masters Championships, Aug 21-27, at Hasta la Vista in Wroclaw, Poland. The biennial tournament is being held for the first...

Lynch/van Otterloo YMCA in Massachusetts Joins Community Affiliate Network

The Lynch/van Otterloo YMCA, located in Marblehead, Massachusetts, has joined the US Squash Community Affiliate Network. Constructed in 2008, the Lynch/van Otterloo YMCA is part of the YMCA of the North Shore association that includes...